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The Monte Verde Site and Overturning the Clovis-first Hypothesis

An Interview with Tom Dillehay

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Rick Pettigrew interviews Dr. Tom Dillehay, Keynote Speaker for TAC Festival 2013 and noted archaeologist in the search for the first Americans.  Dr. Dillehay faced an uphill battle in his efforts to convince the scientific community that the Monte Verde Site in Chile clearly was occupied earlier the Clovis Culture...

Beethoven Site Archaeology

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In an area of northeastern Arizona formerly used by the Zuni, Hopi, Apache, and Navaho, archaeologists with the Arizona Department of Transportation explore a prehistoric habitation site...

Strata: Portraits of Humanity - January 2016

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Islands of Darkness; Louisiana plantation site

 

Vanuatu has unusually high cultural diversity compared to other Pacific islands outside of New Guinea. Beneath almost a century of south Louisiana’s riotous vegetation, the Louisiana State University Rural Life Museum carried out the most extensive archaeological project to date....

Menke

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Deep in the Menke Valley on the Micronesian island of Kosrae, between Hawaii and Guam, lies the site of Menke. Oral history relates that a temple existed there where people worshiped the goddess Sinlaku...

The Discovery of Conquistador Hernando de Soto’s 1539 Army Encampment and the Lost Spanish Mission of San Buenaventura

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Aided by a hurricane, a project in Florida finds an ancient Native American town where Hernando de Soto and his army encamped in 1539...

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Audio News from Archaeologica, 24 Jan 2016 - 30 Jan 2016

 

Spanish megalithic tomb; Bablyonian calculus; New Mexico depopulation; rabbi epitaphs in northern Israel.

 

Audio News from Archaeologica, 17 Jan 2016 - 23 Jan 2016

 

Story phrases: Ancient Arizona footprints; Russian graffiti lists murderers; Sinai carvings rewrite Egyptian history; Bronze Age Pompeii in Britain.

 

Audio News from Archaeologica, 10 Jan 2016 - 16 Jan 2016

 

Breakthrough in deciphering Inca knots; new finds at Iraq’s Shanidar Cave; Iron Age Knossos; new burial at El Zotz.

 

Audio News from Archaeologica, 3 Jan 2016 - 9 Jan 2016

 

Breakthrough in deciphering Inca knots; new finds at Iraq’s Shanidar Cave; Iron Age Knossos; new burial at El Zotz.

 

Audio News from Archaeologica, 27 Dec 2015 - 2 Jan 2016

 

Forgotten Roman city in Spain; medieval military arsenal in Russia; mythical battle depicted on altar in Turkey; half of Confederate ironclad artifacts returned to the deep.

 

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